The Little Black Suit

An LBD (Little Black Dress) has been a mainstay in many a closet and graced many New Years Eve parties, but how about turning that failsafe option a little on its head by going for a mannish Tuxedo pants suit instead? The beauty of a pants suit is that it can be worn separately too and a tux with jeans is a perfect dressed up, dressed down look. A Tuxedo suit is completely timeless and […]

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Do Good, Be Good This Christmas

Christmas is traditionally seen as a time of giving. I have compiled a list of my favourite sites that either give back, or are socially or ethically conscious. Some are all three. thelittlemarket.com The Little Market is a non-profit founded by Lauren Conrad and Hannah Skvarla which helps to empower women and all sales revenue is retained with the Little Market. There are some fabulous, well priced luxe goodies on this site. These beautiful ceramic […]

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Time to be a Knitwit
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Living in LA,November can still find you at the beach wearing shorts and sandals, BUT, the temperature drops quickly once the low winter sun goes down and a cool and cosy knit is in order. The hugely oversized knits I used to favour in my 20’s and 30’s have given way to a sleeker and more chic look, a sweater that can double duty for the evening and go glam for day or night is […]

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Shorts Weather

Summer is fast approaching and it’s time to find a flattering, easy to wear pair of shorts. When I was younger, it was any style goes, but there is a fine line to be drawn now I am older. I know some women think that their short wearing days are well and truly over, BUT, it’s not true! i certainly don’t see being the age I am now a barrier to certain styles. There is […]

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The Shirt Jacket

As soon as I spotted this Scotch and Soda shirt jacket, it was Love!! The modern oriental floral and metallic stripe is just such a gorgeous update of a utility style. I love pieces that work from day to night and lend versatility to my wardrobe. This is definitely one such piece, it will work just as well with pants, denim and sneakers for day, as it will with shorts and flats in the Summer. […]

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